缺少

缺少 quēshǎo

缺少 quēshǎo Meaning

Learn the Pinyin Pronunciation and 5 English Translations of the word 缺少 quēshǎo .

Pīnyīn Pronunciation
quēshǎo | que1 shao3
English translation
lack
shortage of
shortfall
to be short (of)
to lack

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Traditional form

缺少 quēshǎo

Part of speech

Verb / 动词 dòng cí Dòngcí
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Etymology of 缺少 quēshǎo

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quē

Type

pictophonetic

Explanation

Phonosemantic compound. fǒu represents the meaning and guài represents the sound.

Phonetic compound

guài

Semantic compound

fǒu

Positional decomposition

缶夬

Number of Strokes

10
shǎo

Type

pictographic

Explanation

Pictograph of four small dots, representing grains of sand or rice, to convey the meaning "less". Similar to xiǎo .

Positional decomposition

小丿

Number of Strokes

4

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Example sentences using 缺少 quēshǎo

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zhè běn Shū 缺少 quēshǎo liǎng .

There are two pages missing from this book.

缺少 quēshǎo .

There is a page missing.

只要 zhǐyào yǒu Qián , jiù huì jiào 缺少 quēshǎo 什么 shénme .

You shall never want while I have any money left.

bìng xiàng 所说 de 那样 nà yàng lǎn : zhǐ shì 缺少 quēshǎo 活力 huólì .

He's not lazy as such: he just lacks energy.

tuǐ shì 人体 rén tǐ 不可 bù kě 缺少 quēshǎo de 部分 bùfen .

The arms and legs are integral parts of a human body.

缺少 quēshǎo Decomposition

See the 5 Chinese characters that make up 缺少 quēshǎo and their own compounds.

缺少 quēshǎo Compounds

See all 86 Chinese words that contain the characters that make up the word 缺少 quēshǎo in their composition.

  • quē
    • shǎo
      • Shā
        • shā , shā , shā , suō , shā , , , xx , suō , shā , , , , , , , 髿,
      • shěng
        • , ,
      • liè
      • chāo
      • qiāo
        • jié , ,
      • bīn
        • bīn , pín , pīn , , , pín , bìn , bīn , bìn , bīn , , , bīn , , , , , , bìn , bìn
      • miǎo
      • suì
        • huì , wèi , huì , guì , , huì , , , , huì ,
      • miào , miǎo , chǎo , chǎo , shā , chāo , shā , miǎo , chāo , , chāo , shā , , , , , , , shā , , , , ,
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